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Shiny new website, same old deceits, Young people can go to university? No they can't. They can do the odd course, through online courses after which they can work in brethren businesses. So they still can't chose the subject they wish to study. They still can't be teachers, or musicians, or doctors...
- Thu Jan 24, 2019 9:09 am
- Forum: News
- Topic: Exclusive Brethren ‘cult’ sues over publication of sermons
- Replies: 4
- Views: 559
Any organisation which is partly funded by the taxpayer must be held to scrutiny. That is particularly true when that organisation is secretive, high maintenance and contoversial. The PBCC deny that they are secretive but their actions in trying to to both silence critics and suppress the analysis o...
https://www.theguardian.com/education/2019/jan/17/ofsted-inspections-find-three-steiner-schools-to-be-inadequate?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other Please see in particular the penultimate paragraph. Isn't the SIS the body which inspects PBCC schools? Do they now get proper OFSTED? commissioned Ofsted to carry ...
I was wondering just what caused the RRT's seeming obsession with sausages. I turned to the PBCC's traditional choice of newspaper in the UK and found this from 7 August this year: Sausages are classed as a processed meat (anything that has been cured, salted, smoked, or preserved) – and, according ...
- Tue Nov 06, 2018 4:23 pm
- Forum: Satire and Humour
- Topic: You Couldn't Make It Up!
- Replies: 61
- Views: 146065
Not really run like the Red Cross:
- Sat Oct 13, 2018 7:08 am
- Forum: Requests for Information
- Topic: Returning Ministry
- Replies: 2
- Views: 1291
My recollection is not that they could demand the waste paper back for recycling but that once I had left I would get no more, and no refund, even though I had paid in advance. They have always been paranoid that anyone might actually know what they preach, despite the rather ambitious claims on the...
- Fri Oct 12, 2018 12:00 pm
- Forum: Charity Commission
- Topic: A Charity must behave Charitably
- Replies: 2
- Views: 1539
The UK Charity Commission has had, in recent years, to address a number of serious issues in the sector for which it is responsible. One of the charities which gave this public body some considerable concern in 2011/12 was, as most readers here will know, the Preston Down Trust. So great was Commiss...
They could, of course, simply have joined the 70 at Peterborough Cathedral, taking a pack of sandwiches and a thermos flask, like most of us do when involved in this type of activity.